PERFORMANCE: Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Foundation Trust was picked out by the Care Quality Commission as performing above average in the inpatient survey for being able to access members of staff with concerns.

The results of the 2012 national inpatient survey were published by the CQC earlier this month.

Queen Victoria Hospital was among 12 trusts identified by the CQC as performing “significantly better than average” for question 34 – did you find someone on the hospital staff to talk to about your worries and fears?